Research Opportunities

Upcoming Data Science research opportunities for undergraduate and M.S. students:

1) Data Science Summer Fellowship

Description: The fellowship is a 8-week summer experience in which student teams work on a real data science project under the supervision of a faculty and industry advisor. Activities include technical and professional training workshops as well as talks by industry professionals and researchers in Data Science.

Eligibility: undergraduate & M.S. students (open to international students)

Application website:  Apply Here 

Deadline: April 5th, 2024

2) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Data Science Challenge

Description: This intensive 2-week full-time training program provides challenging exercises and assignments, tours, and seminars. For 2 weeks, you’ll work on an important data science problem while learning from experts, networking with peers, and developing skills for future internships. You’ll also get a taste of day-to-day life at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), where we have a passion for national service. The program will take place at LLNL

Eligibility: undergraduate and graduate (see website for details)

Application website:

Deadline: April 3rd, 2023



Description: The summer program is a 8-week research experience in which each student will work on a data science project under the supervision of at least one UCR faculty member. Activities include data science bootcamp, professional development workshops, and research seminars.

Eligibility: undergraduate students majoring in STEM and US citizens or US permanent residents. Applicants must not have completed an undergraduate degree prior to the completion of the summer program.

Program website:

Application website:

Deadline: Feb. 15th, 2024